Children’s Hospital of Western Ontario

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Hub Lead: Dr. Andrea Andrade and Dr. Maryam Nouri joined by the Children’s Hospital of Western Ontario Interprofessional Epilepsy Team.

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Hub Team

Andrea Andrade, Epileptologist

Sabrina Freund, Neuropsychologist

Maryam Nouri, Epileptologist

Michelle Gratton, Nurse Case Manager

Rochelle Sorzano, Research Coordinator

Jayme Chaimi, Community Epilepsy Agency Representative

Schedule

  • February 4, 2021
    12:00 pm 1:00 pm
    Children’s Western Session 1 - Genetic Testing: An Overview

  • February 11, 2021
    12:00 pm 1:00 pm
    Children’s Western Session 2 - Seizure Introduction

  • February 18, 2021
    12:00 pm 1:00 pm
    Children’s Western Session 3 - Seizure Semiology (focal, generalized non-motor)

  • February 25, 2021
    12:00 pm 1:00 pm
    Children’s Western Session 4 - Seizure Semiology (focal, generalized motor)

  • March 4, 2021
    12:00 pm 1:00 pm
    Children’s Western Session 5 - Infantile and Epileptic Spasms

  • March 11, 2021
    12:00 pm 1:00 pm
    Children’s Western Session 6 - Epilepsy Diagnosis and Ancillary Testing

  • March 18, 2021
    12:00 pm 1:00 pm
    Children’s Western Session 7 - Seizure Mimics & Differential Diagnosis

  • March 25, 2021
    12:00 pm 1:00 pm
    Children’s Western Session 8 - Prescribing AEDs and Managing Side Effects

  • April 1, 2021
    12:00 pm 1:00 pm
    Children’s Western Session 9 - Common Psychological and Medical Comorbidities

  • April 8, 2021
    12:00 pm 1:00 pm
    Children’s Western Session 10 - School Supports and Developing a Seizure Plan

  • April 15, 2021
    12:00 pm 1:00 pm
    Children’s Western Session 11 - Emerging Topics in Epilepsy

  • April 22, 2021
    12:00 pm 1:00 pm
    Children’s Western Session 12 - Seizure Emergency, Status, and Safety

  • April 29, 2021
    12:00 pm 1:00 pm
    Children’s Western Session 13 - When Do I Refer to an Epilepsy Centre?

  • May 6, 2021
    12:00 pm 1:00 pm
    Children’s Western Session 14 - Cannabidiol, Cannabinoids, and Alternatives

  • May 13, 2021
    12:00 pm 1:00 pm
    Children’s Western Session 15 - Transitioning to Adult Care